Case Details

CourtMiddle District of Alabama
Docket number3:05-cv-00302
Date case filed2005-04-04
Date case closed2007-05-31
Date of latest filing
Assigned toHonorable Judge Myron H. Thompson
Case cause28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentenc
Nature of suit510 Prisoner: Vacate Sentence
Jury demandNone
Demand
JurisdictionU.S. Government Defendant

Case Parties

Party: United States of America
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Matthew S. Miner
Attorney Contact:
U.S. Attorney's Office
PO Box 197
Montgomery, AL 36101-0197
334-223-7280
Fax: 223-7560
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Patricia A. Watson
Attorney Contact:
U.S. Attorney's Office
PO Box 197
Montgomery, AL 36101-0197
334-223-7280
Fax: 223-7418
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Byron Keith Greathouse
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Byron Keith Greathouse
Attorney Contact:
MONTGOMERY CITY JAIL
P O Drawer 159
Montgomery, AL 36101
PRO SE

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12005-04-04 MOTION to Vacate, Set Aside or Correct Sentence (2255) filed by Byron Keith Greathouse.(djy, ) (Entered: 04/06/2005)
22005-04-13 ORDER directing the Clerk to serve a copy of Greathouse's 2255 motion upon the US Attorney for the MDAL; The USA is ordered to file a response to Greathouse's motion within 30 days from the date of this order; directing the Clerk to provide copies of the instant 2255 motion to attorney Joseph P. Van Heest; it is ordered that within 20 days from the date of this order, Mr. Van Heest shall file with this court an affidavit that addresses the claims of ineffective assistance of counsel presented against him in the 2255 motion. Signed by Judge Susan Russ Walker on 4/13/05. (vmc, ) (Entered: 04/13/2005)
32005-05-04 AFFIDAVIT of Joseph P. Van Heest, Esq. by Joseph P. Van Heest. (Van Heest, Joseph) (Entered: 05/04/2005)
42005-05-12 REPLY BRIEF re 1 Motion to Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) filed by United States of America. (Attachments: # 1 # 2 # 3 # 4)(Miner, Matthew) (Entered: 05/12/2005)
52005-05-16 ORDER directing that Greathouse may file a response to the 4 Reply filed by United States of America; Reply Brief due by 5/31/2005, as further set out in order. Signed by Judge Susan Russ Walker on 5/16/05. (djy, ) (Entered: 05/16/2005)
62007-05-01 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS that the 1 Motion to Vacate/Set Aside/Correct Sentence (2255) filed by Byron Keith Greathouse, be denied, as the claims therein entitle him to no relief. Objections to R&R due by 5/13/2007. Signed by Judge Susan Russ Walker on 5/1/2007. (dmn) (Entered: 05/01/2007)
72007-05-31 ORDER ADOPTING 6 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS, and it is the ORDER, JUDGMENT and DECREE of the court that the 28 U.S.C. 2255 motion filed by Greathouse is DENIED, as the claims therein entitle him to no relief. Signed by Judge Myron H. Thompson on 5/31/2007. (dmn) (Entered: 05/31/2007)
82007-05-31 JUDGMENT that this case is dismissed. The clerk of the court is DIRECTED to enter this document on the civil docket as a final judgment pursuant to FRCP 58. Signed by Judge Myron H. Thompson on 5/31/2007. (Attachments: #(1) Civil Appeals Checklist) (dmn) (Entered: 05/31/2007)
8.1 Civil Appeals Checklist